enamel pearl


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e·nam·el·o·ma

(ē-nam-ĕl-ō'mă),
A developmental anomaly in which there is a small nodule of enamel below the cementoenamel junction, usually at the bifurcation of molar teeth.
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e·nam·el·o·ma

, enamel pearl (ĕ-nam'ĕl-ō'mă, ĕ-nam'ĕl pĕrl)
A developmental anomaly in which there is a small nodule of enamel below the cementoenamel junction, usually at the bifurcation of molar teeth.
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e·nam·el·o·ma

(ĕ-nam'ĕl-ō'mă)
Developmental anomaly with small nodule of enamel below cementoenamel junction, usually at bifurcation of molar teeth.
Synonym(s): enamel drop, enamel nodule, enamel pearl, pearl.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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